A Credit Counselor earns an average salary of $35,107 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.
Credit Counselor Total Pay (?
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$27,357 - $48,293
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35K
39K
48K
MEDIAN: $35,106
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Credit Counselor Total Pay (?
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$11.28 - $18.48
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$27,357 - $48,293  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,858  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,793 - $44,121  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 140
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.28 - $18.48  
   
Overtime
$14.62 - $27.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,858  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$24,793 - $44,121  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 140
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Job Description for Credit Counselor
  • Work with creditors and track debt and repayment activity.
  • Perform calculations and create recommendations for clients.
  • Consult with clients and review documentation to determine debt, income, and liquidation options.
  • Explain available services and obtain payment from clients.

Experience Affects Credit Counselor Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$34,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction
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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 21 votes.
Gender
Female
71%
female alumni
 
Male
29%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 17%
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